András Liker

Summary

Country: Hungary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mortality costs of sexual selection and parental care in natural populations of birds
    András Liker
    Department of Zoology, University of Veszprem, Pf 158, H 8201 Veszprem, Hungary
    Evolution 59:890-7. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Does urbanization facilitate individual recognition of humans by house sparrows?
    Ernő Vincze
    Department of Limnology, University of Pannonia, Pf 158, Veszprem, 8201, Hungary
    Anim Cogn 18:291-8. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Whom do the sparrows follow? The effect of kinship on social preference in house sparrow flocks
    Zoltán Tóth
    Department of Limnology, University of Pannonia, Egyetem u 10, H 8201 Veszprem, Hungary
    Behav Processes 82:173-7. 2009

Collaborators

  • Veronika Bókony
  • Ernő Vincze
  • Zoltán Tóth
  • Gábor Seress
  • Bálint Preiszner
  • Sándor Papp
  • Zsolt Penzes
  • Krisztián Szabó
  • Adám Z Lendvai

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Mortality costs of sexual selection and parental care in natural populations of birds
    András Liker
    Department of Zoology, University of Veszprem, Pf 158, H 8201 Veszprem, Hungary
    Evolution 59:890-7. 2005
    ..We also discuss alternative hypotheses for why most birds exhibit female-biased mortalities, whereas in mammals male-biased mortalities predominate...
  2. doi request reprint Does urbanization facilitate individual recognition of humans by house sparrows?
    Ernő Vincze
    Department of Limnology, University of Pannonia, Pf 158, Veszprem, 8201, Hungary
    Anim Cogn 18:291-8. 2015
    ..We propose several mechanisms that may explain this difference, including reduced pay-off of discrimination due to a low chance of repeated interactions with city people, or a higher likelihood that city people will ignore them. ..
  3. doi request reprint Whom do the sparrows follow? The effect of kinship on social preference in house sparrow flocks
    Zoltán Tóth
    Department of Limnology, University of Pannonia, Egyetem u 10, H 8201 Veszprem, Hungary
    Behav Processes 82:173-7. 2009
    ..Thus we concluded that house sparrows prefer the company of their siblings during social activities even well after fledging, which may facilitate kin-biased behaviours...